Doing Business in the Philippines

There are many opportunities for UK Business in the Philippines. We provide a wealth of information and guidance on doing business in the Philippines.

This includes:

  • Doing Business Guide

  • Sector Briefings

  • FCO Country Updates

  • Overseas Security Information for Business (OSIB)

What are the Opportunities?

Principal UK exports are:

  • Electrical Machinery & Appliances

  • Medicinal & Pharmaceutical Products

  • Miscellaneous Manufactured Articles

There has also been considerable growth and investment in the following sectors:

  • Environment

  • Aid-funded business/Asian Development Bank (ADB)

  • Education

  • ICT

  • Construction

  • Retail

  • Healthcare

  • Agriculture

  • Tourism

Guide to Doing Business in the Philippines

UKTI has produced a guide aimed at companies experienced in overseas trade who are new to doing business with the Philippines. This guide aims to provide a route map of the way ahead, together with signposts to sources of help.

  • Introduction

  • Preparing to Export

  • How to do Business

  • What are the challenges

  • Business Etiquette

  • How to invest in the Philippines

  • Contacts

Download the Philippines Doing Business Guide

Sector Briefings

For information on your sector in the Philippines including characteristics of the market, opportunities and key contacts, please check out the latest sector briefings where available.

Countries: Philippines
Topics: Getting Started
Export Action Plan